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Photo by @markleongphotography. In other parts of India, the ubiquitous, gaudily-decorated cargo trucks might feature the likenesses of Hindu deities like Vishnu and Lakshmi. Near Kohima, the capital of the predominantly Christian state of Nagaland, they have portraits of Jesus instead. The North
Photo @pedromcbride // The Goat Guru: While climbing 14,132 foot North Maroon Peak today in #Colorado - a training mission for an upcoming @NatGeo expedition - a wild mountain goat followed me to the summit to casually enjoy the view - and graze on lichen. To see another view of this fluffy mountai
Photo by @edkashi/@viiphoto: Two months after the devastating #HurricaneKatrina in 2005 and subsequent flooding of #NewOrleans, work crews at the Gentilly Landfill in Slidell, Louisiana worked in hazmat suits and respirators to empty out the old foodstuffs from over 152,000 refrigerators left in the
iPhone photo by @stephenwilkes: They say it's easy to spot tourists in NYC--they're the ones always looking up while the locals walk heads down, unfazed by the architecture....I'm a tourist today :) #iPhoneonly #WorldFinancialCenter #skyscraper #NYC #Manhattan
In the final days of summer, get lost in these stunning images of surfing: #YourShot
Photo by @jimrichardsonng Scottish Moments: Exploring Glen Etive today led us to Right-angle Falls, much beloved by kayakers. Rivers like this swell and fall with the passing rains in a very short time. Still searching the Scottish Moors for National Geographic Magazine. @natgeocreative @natgeotra
Photograph by @yamashitaphoto: Tuna tin Buddha, Hong Kong Airport. The winning entry in a charity event aimed at promoting food donation to tackle world hunger. This is a model of the famed giant Tian Tan Buddha that sits on a hillside on Lantau Island, made of more than 10,000 tins of seafood. Enti
Photo by @tyronefoto | Original CTC Steppers and other #secondline groups, bands, and marchers make their way downtown from the #lowerninthward as part of the #katrinatenyears commemoration in #neworleans last Saturday. The anniversary was an emotional day remembering the many who died and lost so m
photo by @randyolson | words by @neilshea13 — Our pilot refused to wander into Ethiopian airspace. He worried. I never understood how he knew where it began, or who, hidden in the reeds below, might notice. But he was French, and like St. Exupery had made a science of superstition. He checked no map
Photo by @BrianSkerry A large Tiger Shark swims over a coral reef in the Bahamas. Considered the most dangerous shark species in tropical waters, researchers are now learning about behaviors that until recently remained a mystery. Despite being large predators, life in the ocean is difficult and the
Photo taken by @stevemccurryofficial // New Zealand, a country in Oceania, has two main islands which both have volcanoes, glaciers, fjords, and some of the most breathtaking and unspoiled scenery on the planet. Brian Brake, New Zealand's most renowned photographer, influenced me when I saw his pic
We asked you to show us your world from above. See the amazing submissions: #YourShot
Photo by @amivitale #onassignment for @natgeo. It's a girl! Seven-year-old giant panda Min Min had a baby girl at Bifengxia Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center in Sichuan Province, China. It was 3 long days and nights of waiting for her to give birth and the vets thought it was likely to be a s
Photo by @markleongphotography. As the Naga tribes converted to Christianity over the past century, church elders insisted they bury the skulls once headhunted for power and fertility. The Konyak village of Shianghachingnyu is one of the few places in Nagaland that still maintains its collection –
Photograph by @paulnicklen while #onassignment for @natgeo in Washington State. The largest fires in the history of Washington State continue to wreak havoc on this tinder dry ecosystem, citizens and firefighters. Just after the fire ripped through the Okanogan district, a ranch owner was relieved
Photo @ladzinski / Beached fragments of ice from the #Breiðamerkurjökull glacier dissolving on the shoreline near Iceland's famous Glacial Lake #Jökulsárlón. Watching the waves crash into these chunks of ice is a wild experience, the glassy translucent ice seems to change colors and light up as the
photo by @joelsartore | Red-mantle saddle-back tamarin at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. Please #follow me at @joelsartore to see more amazing images from the #PhotoArk. #joelsartore #photooftheday
Photograph by @thomaspeschak The currents run at breakneck speeds through the narrows that link this fjord with the Pacific Ocean. There are less than 15 minutes of truly slack water where the currents abide enough allowing me to photograph the dense aggregations of life that survive in this extreme
iPhone photo by @stephenwilkes: A beautiful Block Island sunset from last night before I head abroad to shoot my next #DayToNight. #BlockIsland #paintedsky #beautiful #serene
Photo @pedromcbride // Contemplating deep time inside the depths of the Grand Canyon. #chasingrivers #nationalpark #petemcbride #coloradoriver #arizona
Photograph by @joeriis On the trail of the Grand Teton pronghorn migration. This herd of pronghorn moves at a pace of 40 miles per day during their migration. My 2 year journey to document this migration was supported by a Nat Geo Young Explorers Grant, a program dedicated to 18-25 year old emerging
@natgeo @stevewinterphoto Almost home from 3 months on the road - here is an #iPhone photo from the Hong Kong airport on my way to the gate! Just finished a very exciting and rewarding tour of Australia, New Zealand and Singapore for NG LIVE - Where I spoke of my life as a @natgeo photographer and
Photo by @TimLaman. Abstract patterns of tree trunks and foliage reflect in a rain forest river in Borneo. @saveGPorangutans. #Indonesia, #Borneo, #GunungPalung, #rainforest, @thephotosociety, @natgeocreative, @TimLaman
Photo by @tbfrost A Village in the highlands of Ethiopia. Photo was shot from cliffs overlooking the great Rift Valley. A outtake from my first feature story for @natgeo with @jtkerby For another photo from this assignment, please follow me in 5 mins @tbfrost

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